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  1. Greek Music, Drama, Sport, and Fauna

    Greek Music, Drama, Sport, and Fauna [Hardback]

    Calum Maciver (Editor)

    £70.00

    ISBN: 9780905205571
    Published by : Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
    PROFESSOR E. KERR BORTHWICK (1925–2008) studied Classics at Aberdeen University and at Christ’s College Cambridge before being appointed Lecturer, first at the University of Leeds and then, in 1955, at Edinburgh Univer... .... Learn More
  2. Narrative and Identity in the Ancient Greek World

    Narrative and Identity in the Ancient Greek World [Paperback]

    Tim Whitmarsh (Author)

    £20.99

    ISBN: 9781107491021
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    This study, by a leading scholar of Greek literature and culture under the Roman empire, considers the Greek romance, those happy-ever-after tales of young love and its tribulations set in an imaginary classicising past. Whitmarsh... .... Learn More
  3. The Theban Epics

    The Theban Epics [Paperback]

    Malcolm Davies (By)

    £16.95

    ISBN: 9780674417243
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    In antiquity, the story of the failed assault of the Seven against Thebes ranked second only to the Trojan War. But whereas the latter was immortalized by Homer s Iliad," the account of the former in the epic Thebais" su... .... Learn More
  4. Homer Between History and Fiction in Imperial Greek Literature

    Homer Between History and Fiction in Imperial Greek Literature [Paperback]

    Lawrence Kim (Author)

    £22.99

    ISBN: 9781107485297
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Did Homer tell the 'truth' about the Trojan War? If so, how much, and if not, why not? The issue was hardly academic to the Greeks living under the Roman Empire, given the centrality of both Homer, the father of Greek culture, an... .... Learn More
  5. Cosmology and the Polis

    Cosmology and the Polis [Paperback]

    Richard Seaford (Author)

    £25.99

    ISBN: 9781107470729
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    This book further develops Professor Seaford's innovative work on the study of ritual and money in the developing Greek polis. It employs the concept of the chronotope, which refers to the phenomenon whereby the spatial and tempor... .... Learn More
  6. Between Thucydides and Polybius

    Between Thucydides and Polybius [Paperback]

    Giovanni Parmeggiani (Editor)

    £18.95

    ISBN: 9780674428348
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Historians like Ephorus, Theopompus, or Aristotle's great-nephew Callisthenes, to say nothing of Xenophon, counted among the most acclaimed in antiquity. But with the exception of Xenophon, their complete works have not survived, ... .... Learn More
  7. Greek Tragic Style

    Greek Tragic Style [Paperback]

    R. B. Rutherford (Author)

    £22.99

    ISBN: 9781107470750
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Greek tragedy is widely read and performed, but outside the commentary tradition detailed study of the poetic style and language of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides has been relatively neglected. This book seeks to fill that gap... .... Learn More
  8. Thucydides History

    Thucydides History [Hardback]

    P. J. Rhodes (Author)

    £50.00

    ISBN: 9781908343956
    Published by : Aris & Phillips
    With this edition of book I P. J. Rhodes provides the ‘prequel’ to his editions of Thucydides’ books on the Archidamian War (II, III and IV. 1 – V. 24). As before he provides an Introduction on Thucydides&r... .... Learn More
  9. Thucydides History

    Thucydides History [Paperback]

    P. J. Rhodes (Author)

    £19.99

    ISBN: 9781908343963
    Published by : Aris & Phillips
    With this edition of book I P. J. Rhodes provides the ‘prequel’ to his editions of Thucydides’ books on the Archidamian War (II, III and IV. 1 – V. 24). As before he provides an Introduction on Thucydides&r... .... Learn More
  10. The Greek Anthology

    The Greek Anthology [Hardback]

    W. R. Paton (Translator); Michael A. Tueller (Other)

    £16.95

    ISBN: 9780674996885
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    "The Greek Anthology" contains some 4,500 short Greek poems in the sparkling and diverse genre of epigram, written by more than a hundred poets and collected over many centuries. To the original collection, called The Ga... .... Learn More

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